Ankeny, IA

Polk County

What you need to know about Ankeny, IA

Ankeny is located in Polk County, Iowa. The population is 94% White, 1% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $75,069 and the median home value is $172,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Ankeny, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Ankeny has a Walk Score ® of 30.


Homes Owned 74.91%
74.91% Complete
Homes Rented 25.09%
25.09% Complete

Real Estate

In Ankeny, Iowa

Ready to move to Ankeny? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Ankeny.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Ankeny, Iowa

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Ankeny rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Ankeny, Iowa

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Ankeny.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Ankeny, Iowa

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Ankeny.


Bachelor’s Degree 45%
45% Complete
Graduated High School 98%
98% Complete